countable and uncountable; shades

shade (countable and uncountable; plural shades)

  1. (uncountable) Darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked.
    The old oak tree gave shade in the heat of the day.
  2. (countable) Something that blocks light, particularly in a window.
    Close the shade, please, it"s too bright in here.
  3. (countable) A variety of a colour/color, in particular one obtained by adding black (compare tint).
    I"ve painted my room in five lovely shades of pink and chartreuse.
  4. (figurative) A subtle variation in a concept.
    shades of meaning
  5. (archaic) A ghost.
    Too long have I been haunted by that shade.

5 letters in word "shade": A D E H S.

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Words found within shade:

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